Kigali, Rwanda: Fina Bank Rwanda Ltd, a subsidiary of the Fina Bank Group, has selected eCard Solutions Ltd (ECS) Tanzania as its TPP for it’s processing needs in Rwanda. The engagement will allow Fina Bank Rwanda to be one of the few banks in the country to avail an EMV Compliant, PCI DSS Certified Solution to acquire and issue the Global Visa and MasterCard brands.
The announcement hails ECS’s second customer signup in the country in a year. The project, which is set to go live in the first quarter of 2013, will allow Fina Bank to acquire the MasterCard brand on it’s network of ATM’s. The partnership will also avail the MasterCard brand to Fina Bank’s many account and cardholders significantly improving services and expanding the bank’s product portfolio.
Aligning with its vision, the engagement is a further testament to ECS’s commitment in the region. ECS currently processes for banks in The United Republic of Tanzania, The Union of Comoros, Djibouti and Rwanda bringing the total number of countries it processes in to 4.
About Fina Bank Rwanda Ltd: Being in three territories and with over 30 branches in the region, Fina Bank is one of the best positioned banks in the region. As the preferred Regional Business Bank, the Bank’s vision is to facilitate growth and prosperity for people across East Africa.